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Aug
18
2017

DeCaluwe awarded DOE Early Career Research funding

Steven DeCaluwe, assistant professor of mechanical engineering at Colorado School of Mines, has been selected for the U.S. Department of Energy’s Early Career Research Program. DeCaluwe will receive $750,000 over five years to support the News
Aug
10
2017

Mines team wins CASMART Student Design Challenge

A team from Colorado School of Mines took first place in the 2nd CASMART Student Design Challenge for its deployable Mars orbit habitat design and model. Ares Advanced Apartments, or A³, was one of four Mines teams to participate in the competition News
Aug
09
2017

Foundation created in honor of Mines student Chad Young

A foundation established in honor of Colorado School of Mines student Chad Young will provide merit-based scholarships for future Mines students. Young, a mechanical engineering student at Mines, died in April at the age of 21 from injuries News
Jul
07
2017

Mines team takes second in NASA Mars Ice Challenge

Colorado School of Mines took second place in a NASA competition to design and build a system for extracting water from Mars’ subsurface, and learned plenty of lessons along the way. The Mars Ice Challenge, which had its final competition June 13 to News
Jun
23
2017

Sum wins ASME 2017 Arthur Lubinski Best Paper Award

Amadeu Sum, associate professor of chemical and biological engineering, has been awarded the 2017 Arthur Lubinski OTC Best Paper Award by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME). This prestigious recognition is awarded annually during News
Jun
14
2017

Assistant professor wins biomedical research award

Andrew Petruska, assistant professor of mechanical engineering at Colorado School of Mines, has been selected to receive the Boettcher Foundation’s Webb-Waring Biomedical Research Award. Petruska is one of nine biomedical researchers at Colorado’s News
Jun
07
2017

Mines students design method for reducing mercury pollution

A team of Colorado School of Mines students have worked for the past year on a method to reduce the use mercury in small-scale gold mining and the resulting pollution, and recently presented their proposed solution to the Environmental Protection News
May
25
2017

Team Molebots participates in Drillbotics competition

A group of five Colorado School of Mines students recently competed in the 2017 Drillbotics Competition, one of seven teams to make it to the final round of the international competition.  Team Molebots, made up of one electrical engineering senior News
May
17
2017

Mines students compete in Shell Eco-marathon

A team of Colorado School of Mines seniors took part in the Shell Eco-marathon, a competition to design, build and drive energy-efficient vehicles, and came in seventh out of more than 25 teams in the battery-electric prototype division. The News
May
11
2017

Mines students compete in CDOT RoadX challenge as part of EPICS 151

A solar-powered LED system that alerts motorists to cyclists in bike lanes won the Colorado Department of Transportation’s RoadX challenge May 3, 2017, part of the spring innovation design competition for the EPICS 151 course at Colorado School of News

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